KOOP News Archive

Wed 5/6/2015 11:00 am

Tune into Rancho Del Ray this Wednesday as Andrew Austin, co-host of the Graveside Service, fills in for regular host Ted Smouse, with a presentation of Hawaiian and Surf tunes in honor of Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month.  Wednesday, May 6th , 11 am - 12 noon

Tue 5/5/2015 9:00 am

A Blues Groove welcomes award winning blues harpist Mark Hummel on Under the X in Texas 5-5-15 with his new cd The Hustle is Really On talking about the Golden State-Lone Star Revue before their show at The Roost. KOOP Radio 91.7 FM 9-11am Tuesday Online koop.org

Fri 5/1/2015 1:00 pm

People United talks with Cristina Parker of Grassroots Leadership about the struggle to end immigrant family detention, including this Saturday's protest in Dilley, Texas, where the Corrections Corporation of America runs a facility designed to hold 2,400 parents and children seeking asylum.

Thu 4/30/2015 9:00 am

Returning to the Country, Swing, and Rockabilly Jamboree this Thursday, guest deejay Peter Oresic, the only Western swing deejay in Slovenia, 9-11 am Thursday.

Sun 4/26/2015 3:30 pm

On Sunday's Free Samples, DJ Lippy will present a treasure-trove of tracks that built "Shake Your Rump" by the Beastie Boys, released on the band's second album, "Paul's Boutique" which is built almost exclusively on samples. Come and enjoy Sunday at 3:30pm!

Sun 4/26/2015 10:00 am

Strictly Bluegrass welcomes The Lost Pines performing live in studio before Farmgrass Fest '15  May 3rd in Niederwald, TX with a whole host of bluegrass artists supporting local farmers.  Sunday, 4/26, 10 a.m.-Noon.

Fri 4/24/2015 1:00 pm

People United features artist and activist Daniel Llanes performing original poetry.

Wed 4/22/2015 3:00 pm

Join Miss Novak & Rock & Roll George on Rock N’ Roll Pest Control as they welcome very special guest Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein. Doyle is known all over the world as the iconic guitarist for The Misfits and his new band Doyle will be playing this week at Red 7 on Saturday April 25th . Tune in as we discuss the terrifying past, the horrific present, and the frightening future. We'll also be giving away a pair of tickets and meet and greet passes.Wednesday April 22nd, 3:00-4:30 on KOOP 91.7 FM and KOOP.org

Mon 4/20/2015 7:00 pm

April is International Guitar Month and to celebrate Guitar Picks will be featuring guitarists and instruments from around the world. You'll hear Tinariwen, Ali Farke Toure, Sol Hoopi, Bert Jansch, Muzsikas and many others. Join us on Guitar Picks only on KOOP.org

Mon 4/20/2015 1:30 pm

Earth Day show Mon 1:30pm! Reflections of Community Outreach host Michael A Brown + Dale Bulla, Austin’s “Mr. Green.”  Talking water, electricity, and the politics of both. Join us!